Literature

GOT LIT?

Need general education courses?

Oakton offers a complete selection of English courses at both campuses this summer and fall, including specialized sections (Great Books, Peace and Social Justice, etc.). Courses fulfill the IAI and general education requirement in the Humanities. For the most current list of course offerings see the class schedule.

SPRING 2017

Des Plaines Campus

Introduction to Fiction (Great Books section)
EGL 115 0G2 (CRN: 10349), Tuesday & Thursday, 11:00 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. (see EGL 115 generic syllabus)

Introduction to Poetry (Great Books, Peace & Social Justice & Environmental Studies section)
EGL 117 0G2  (CRN: 11249), Tuesday & Thursday, 9:30 a.m. - 10:45 a.m. (see EGL 117 generic syllabus)

Introduction to Literature (Great Books section)
EGL 129 0G3 (CRN: 11674), Tuesday & Thursday, 9:30 a.m. - 10:45 a.m. (see EGL 129 generic syllabus)

Introduction to Creative Writing
EGL 201 001 (CRN: 10398), Tuesday & Thursday, 11:00 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. (see EGL 201 generic syllabus)

Writing Poetry
EGL 203 001 (CRN: 11944), Monday & Wednesday, 12:30 p.m. - 1:45 p.m. (see EGL 203 generic syllabus)

African American Literature (Peace & Social Justice section)
EGL 226 0G1 (CRN: 11644), Monday & Wednesday, 11:00 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. (see EGL 226 generic syllabus)

Gender, Identity and Literature (Great Books, Peace & Social Justice & Environmental Studies section)
EGL 228 0G1 (CRN: 11645), Tuesday & Thursday, 12:30 p.m. - 1:45 p.m. (see EGL 228 generic syllabus)

Non-Western Literature in English (Great Books & Global Studies section)
EGL 230 0G1 (CRN: 11917), Tuesday & Thursday, 12:30 p.m. - 1:45 p.m. (see EGL 230 generic syllabus)

British Literature II (from 1800 to the Present) (Great Books section)
EGL 232 0G1 (CRN: 11879), Tuesday & Thursday, 2:00 p.m. - 3:15 p.m. (see EGL 232 generic syllabus)

Studies in Shakespeare (Great Books section)
EGL 235 0G1 (CRN: 11885), Monday & Wednesday, 12:30 p.m. - 1:45 p.m. (see EGL 235 generic syllabus)

Skokie Campus

Introduction to Fiction (Great Books section)
EGL 115 0G1 (CRN: 10436), Monday & Wednesday, 9:30 a.m. - 10:45 a.m. (see EGL 115 generic syllabus)

Introduction to Literature (Great Books section)
EGL 129 0G1 (CRN: 11114), Monday & Wednesday, 11:00 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. (see EGL 129 generic syllabus)

Introduction to Creative Writing
EGL 201 002 (CRN: 10807), Monday & Wednesday, 12:30 p.m. - 1:45 p.m. (see EGL 201 generic syllabus)

Online

Introduction to Literature 
EGL 129 0C1 (CRN: 11168), Fee $50.00 (see EGL 129 generic syllabus)

Spring classes begin Tuesday, January 17, 2017. Register now at my.Oakton.edu.

Note: A generic syllabus shows the general outline of a course; for the syllabus for specific section of a course, please contact the instructor.

For more information contact the Literature & Creative Writing Coordinator, Madhuri Deshmukh, Professor of English, at mdeshmuk@oakton.edu.